NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Exiger, the global regulatory risk and compliance firm, has been chosen by the University of Cincinnati (UC) to act as the independent Monitor of the University of Cincinnati Police Department (UCPD). The Monitor will oversee the implementation of reforms detailed in Exiger’s June 2016 report, following its completion of a four-month comprehensive review of the UCPD’s policies, procedures, practices, training, and technology. Exiger’s report will be used as the baseline for the University to enact voluntary reform in an effort to transform the UCPD into the gold standard for campus policing.
Exiger will act as Monitor for a three-year period beginning on November 1, 2016. In the first 90 days, Exiger will provide the University with an outline of deadlines for assessments, reviews and audits. The monitorship will include providing quarterly status updates, conducting site visits and providing monthly progress updates.